Donna Stephenson, MD

Donna Stephenson, MD

Donna Stephenson, MD, is a pediatric neurologist at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia with a special interest in headache.

Locations: Main Campus; Specialty Care & Surgery Center, Brandywine Valley; Specialty Care, Lancaster
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Background

Donna Stephenson, MD, is an attending physician who practices general pediatric neurology with a special interest in headache.

She earned her medical degree from Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD. Dr. Stephenson completed an internship and residency in pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, San Francisco, CA. She also completed a fellowship in neurology and child neurology at Johns Hopkins Hospital.

She is board certified in child neurology.

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD

Internship

Pediatrics - University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Residency

Pediatrics - University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA

Fellowship

Neurology - Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD

Board Certification

Child Neurology

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Physician

Assistant Professor of Clinical Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2018

Vernau BT, Stephenson DJ. Delayed Onset Abducens Palsy in a Concussed Child. Curr Sports Med Rep. 2018 Jan;17(1):20-22. doi: 10.1249/JSR.0000000000000442. No abstract available.

2015

Gofshteyn JS, Stephenson DJ. Diagnosis and Management of Childhood Headache. Curr Probl Pediatr Adolesc Health Care. 2016 Feb;46(2):36-51. doi: 10.1016/j.cppeds.2015.11.003. Epub 2015 Dec 29. Review. 

Editorial and Academic Positions

Academic and institutional committees

2011-present, Member Care Model Migraine Clinical Pathway Committee
20I0-present, Member Care Model Steering Committee